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Joel Ward manages to make a clearance.
Liam Rosenior takes a shot. Blocked by Stuart O'Keefe.
Jake Livermore takes a shot and bounces off the post.
Dean Moxey manages to make a clearance.
The referee brings the game to a close.
Clearance made by Danny Gabbidon.
Clearance by Danny Gabbidon.
Clearance by Damien Delaney.
Liam Rosenior crosses the ball.
Clearance by Joel Ward.
Ahmed Elmohamady sends in a cross.
The ball is crossed by Tom Huddlestone.
A cross is delivered by Liam Rosenior.
Jason Puncheon on for Dwight Gayle.
Barry Bannan sends in a cross.
The ball is swung over by Liam Rosenior.
Tom Huddlestone takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Mile Jedinak gets a block in.
Clearance by Barry Bannan.
Barry Bannan makes a clearance.
Barry Bannan grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Hull 0-1 Crystal Palace.Assist on the goal came from Cameron Jerome.
Free kick taken by Allan McGregor.
Red card for Yannick Bolasie.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jake Livermore by Yannick Bolasie.
Mohamed Gedo replaces Robert Koren.
Shot by George Boyd went wide of the right-hand post.
Stuart O'Keefe is brought on as a substitute for Kagisho Dikgacoi.
Cameron Jerome challenges Jake Livermore unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Liam Rosenior sends in a cross.
Clearance made by Dean Moxey.
Robert Koren crosses the ball.
Corner from the right by-line taken by George Boyd.
Clearance made by Yannick Bolasie.
Centre by Yannick Sagbo.
Cameron Jerome takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.
The ball is swung over by Tom Huddlestone.
The ball is swung over by Yannick Sagbo.
Caution for Tom Huddlestone.
Yannick Bolasie has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.
Dwight Gayle takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.
Robert Koren sends in a cross.
Dwight Gayle manages to make a clearance.
(Hull) makes a substitution, with Liam Rosenior coming on for Paul McShane.
Dwight Gayle takes a weak shot. Allan McGregor blocks the ball.
Tom Huddlestone takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.
Kagisho Dikgacoi booked for dissent.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Kagisho Dikgacoi on Tom Huddlestone.
Yannick Sagbo takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Julian Speroni parries the ball away.
Damien Delaney manages to make a clearance.
The referee gets the second half started.
The ref blows to signal half-time.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ahmed Elmohamady on Dwight Gayle.
Dwight Gayle makes a clearance.
Foul by Cameron Jerome on Maynor Figueroa, free kick awarded.
Yannick Sagbo concedes a free kick for a foul on Mile Jedinak.
Unfair challenge on Dwight Gayle by Maynor Figueroa results in a free kick.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Robbie Brady.
Clearance made by Mile Jedinak.
Danny Gabbidon manages to make a clearance.
Ahmed Elmohamady delivers the ball.
Danny Graham comes on in place of Robbie Brady.
Free kick taken by Julian Speroni.
Unfair challenge on Kagisho Dikgacoi by George Boyd results in a free kick.
Curtis Davies makes a clearance.
George Boyd takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Joel Ward gets a block in.
Ahmed Elmohamady crosses the ball.
Mile Jedinak manages to make a clearance.
Foul by Tom Huddlestone on Kagisho Dikgacoi, free kick awarded.
(Crystal Palace) makes a substitution, with Cameron Jerome coming on for Marouane Chamakh.
Danny Gabbidon makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Joel Ward on George Boyd.
Clearance made by Joel Ward.
Shot by Dwight Gayle. Curtis Davies gets a block in.
Corner taken by Yannick Bolasie.
Julian Speroni takes the free kick.
George Boyd is ruled offside.
Marouane Chamakh makes a clearance.
Corner taken by Robbie Brady.
The ball is crossed by Ahmed Elmohamady.
Clearance made by Damien Delaney.
Header at goal by Curtis Davies. Blocked by Dean Moxey.
Free kick taken by Tom Huddlestone.
Mile Jedinak concedes a free kick for a foul on Robbie Brady.
Barry Bannan crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Yannick Bolasie fouled by George Boyd, the ref awards a free kick.
Yannick Bolasie takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Maynor Figueroa.
Free kick taken by Danny Gabbidon.
Paul McShane concedes a free kick for a foul on Marouane Chamakh.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Robbie Brady by Joel Ward.
A cross is delivered by Ahmed Elmohamady.
The ball is delivered by Tom Huddlestone.
Corner taken by Tom Huddlestone from the left by-line.
Foul by Robert Koren on Mile Jedinak, free kick awarded.
Curtis Davies takes the free kick.
The official flags Yannick Bolasie offside.
Tom Huddlestone restarts play with the free kick.
Mile Jedinak challenges Tom Huddlestone unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Yannick Bolasie on Tom Huddlestone.
Yannick Bolasie takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Jake Livermore.
Clearance by Paul McShane.
A cross is delivered by Robert Koren.
Yannick Bolasie concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul McShane.
Free kick crossed by Tom Huddlestone.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on George Boyd by Joel Ward.
Yannick Sagbo delivers the ball.
The game gets underway.
McShane loving life at the top
Hull's cult hero Paul McShane is relishing life back in the Premier League and admitted that after relegation he had feared it was the end of his time in the top flight.
The 27-year-old defender has broken back into Steve Bruce's first team after enduring a frustrating spell and he now hopes it will lead to a recall for the Republic of Ireland.
McShane, who was voted Hull's player of the year last season, admits he can be impatient when he is not first choice but is loving life back in the top division.
He said: "I have enjoyed just being back in the Premier League. When we were relegated I was thinking 'will I ever get the chance to play in it again?', so every game now I just relish. In my opinion it is the best league in the world and I'm glad to be a part of it.
"It has been great the last year or so, so I just hope it continues.
"I've had to bide my time this season and wait for my chance, that came against Spurs and I did all right and I've been playing ever since.
"I can be quite impatient when I am not playing. I give everything in training so if it comes to matchdays and I'm not playing I don't take it too well.
"I have never knocked on the gaffer's door, there have been times when he has had to come to me because I've been upset at not playing.
"Doubts creep in but deep down I had always had confidence in myself, I knew every day I had a responsibility to come in and train well and not to be too much of a pain around the place.
"As I've grown older I've had to change my ways a bit, that just comes with experience and being a little older and wiser and I've tried not to be too mouthy."
McShane had a loan spell at Crystal Palace, the visitors to Hull's KC Stadium on Saturday, and still feels grateful for his time there.
He added: "It was grand, at the time I needed to get out and play. I didn't really want to leave Hull but I had to because I was getting no game time at all and I enjoyed it."
McShane has played three times for the Republic this year but was omitted from the most recent squad and has hopes of a recall - especially with Roy Keane, whom he played under at Sunderland, being appointed assistant to new manager Martin O'Neill.
He said: "I just want to keep playing and keep performing and hopefully I will be a part of it."
Hull keeper Allan McGregor is expected to return to face Palace after making a speedy recovery from a thigh injury.
Robbie Brady is also expected to return after a hernia problem, but fellow Irish midfielder Stephen Quinn is out after suffering a hamstring injury on international duty.
Crystal Palace caretaker boss Keith Millen hopes to bow out with a win at Hull to kick-start a revival for the Eagles.
Bottom-of-the-table Palace face their fellow newly-promoted side with Tony Pulis reportedly close to agreeing to succeeding Ian Holloway, who left Selhurst Park on October 23.
Following the trip to the 2017 UK city of culture, Palace play Norwich, West Ham and Cardiff in fixtures Millen believes they should be targeting points.
"Short term, if we can get some results in the next four, then we're in touching distance of four or five teams," Millen said.
"I think that's the best we can hope for at the moment.
"We've got to look at the next four games. With all due respect to the teams we're playing, they are teams that we feel we've got to try to get some results from.
"There's enough points to play for us to survive, without a doubt.
"You look at the group work, there's no lack of confidence and belief there and they're fighting for the cause. And that's all you can do.
"Further down the line, who knows? Short term we've got to start getting some wins, getting within touching distance of some teams above us and see where that takes us."
If Saturday's match turns out to be Millen's last of four games in charge, he will look back on his spell with fondness.
He added: "Palace has been the team I've supported all my life.
"To be in charge, to stand there against the likes of Arsenal, Arsene Wenger and Everton, it's been an honour.
"I've been proud of the response the players have given me. I've enjoyed every minute of it. I want to win some football matches and the players do. It starts on Saturday."
Midfielder Jonny Williams is available following an ankle injury for Palace.
Robert Koren is available after a foot injury, while long-term absentee Sone Aluko (Achilles injury) is also missing.
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